By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
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Birthdays and Notables
-“The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase is 67 today.
-Dave Bautista is 52 today.
-Mark Briscoe (a/k/a Jay Pugh) is 36 today.
-James “Toots” Mondt was born on January 18, 1984. He was a wrestler and the co-promoter of the World Wide Wrestling Federation (WWE) along with Vince McMahon Sr.
-The late Perro Aguayo (Pedro Aguayo Damian) was born on January 18, 1946 and died on July 3, 2019.
-The Sheik (a/k/a Ed Farhat) died on January 18, 2003 at age 78.
-Pez Whatley died of a heart attack on January 18, 2005 at age 54.
-Kevin Fertig, who worked as Kevin Thorn in WWE, turned 44 on Sunday.
-Chase Stevens turned 42 on Sunday.
-Sage Beckett (MaryKate Glidewell) turned 36 on Sunday.